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Men's Golf Finishes Eighth at Herb Wimberly

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          Release: 10/23/2012
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Trevor McInroe had one of just nine eagles in the tournament
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LAS CRUCES, N.M.-Oral Roberts shot 292 in the final round of the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate, finishing eighth overall (867), six shots back of Nebraska. Wichita State took home the team title with an incredible -11, 841 team score.

Scott Newell led the way for the Golden Eagles, marking the first time this season in which he has been the top finisher. Newell put together rounds of 72-70-72 (214) to finish tied for 15th. Jake Spencer (217) and Spencer Sheets (220) also shot 72 in the final round, and finished tied for 28th and 39th, respectively.

Shannon Allen, who led ORU in the first two tournaments of the year, shot 76 to finish at 221 (T-41st), while Trevor McInroe's 76 in the final round put him at 224, in a tie for 53rd.

McInroe's tournament included an eagle in the second round, while Newell's even-keel round was evidenced by 38 pars and a 4.00 (E) average on the par-4 holes. As a team, the Golden Eagles were third in the field with a total of 177 pars.

The final fall tournament of the year with be Price's Give 'Em Five Invitational, hosted by UTEP on Friday (October 26) and Saturday (October 27).

Top Team Finishers
1 Wichita State Univ. 283 282 276 841 -11
2 UNLV 281 285 284 850 -2
3 Texas El Paso, U. of 280 287 284 851 -1
4 Texas State Univer. 286 281 286 853 +1
5 Kansas 283 287 289 859 +7
6 UTSA 287 292 281 860 +8
7 Nebraska 287 285 289 861 +9
8 Oral Roberts Univ. 286 289 292 867 +15
9 Northern Colorado 294 286 291 871 +19
10 New Mexico State U. 293 293 289 875 +23
11 Kansas State 285 299 293 877 +25
12 Western New Mexico U 296 293 297 886 +34

Top Individual Finishers
1 Chris Gilbert Kansas 68 68 69 205 -8
Blake Biddle UNLV 68 68 69 205 -8
3 Hunter Sparks Wichita St 71 69 67 207 -6
4 Kevin Penner UNLV 70 69 69 208 -5
5 Louis Cohen Boyer Wichita St 69 71 69 209 -4
6 Juan Diego Plasencia TX State 69 70 71 210 -3
7 Kolton Lapa Nebraska 70 69 72 211 -2
Ryan Werre UTSA 67 75 69 211 -2
Martin Simonsen UTEP 71 70 70 211 -2
*Chandler Rusk Wichita St 71 72 68 211 -2
*Jere Pelletier UTEP 70 70 71 211 -2
12 Tyler Gann Wichita St 74 70 68 212 -1
*Brett Walker N.M. State 69 74 69 212 -1
14 Ben Krueger N.Colorado 75 69 69 213 E
15 Devin Miertschin UTEP 76 68 70 214 +1
Scott Newell O.Roberts 72 70 72 214 +1
Brett Hogan UTSA 71 72 71 214 +1
Jackson Foth Kansas 71 70 73 214 +1
*Kurt Kitayama UNLV 77 69 68 214 +1
20 Justin Shin N.M. State 72 69 74 215 +2
Ross Rotwein UTEP 68 74 73 215 +2

ORU Finishers
T 15 Scott Newell 72 70 72 214
T 28 Jake Spencer 71 74 72 217
T 39 Spencer Sheets 72 76 72 220
T 41 Shannon Allen 71 74 76 221
T 53 Trevor McInroe 77 71 76 224

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